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A New Supreme Court Justice Could Swing Criminal Justice Decisions in Washington

The Appeal: What G. Helen Whitener does next will shape whether Washington State moves in a more progressive direction.

As a superior court judge who previously represented people harmed by prosecutions, Whitener recognized how the criminal legal system’s punitive aspects can be unjust and counterproductive, setting people up to fail and remain trapped in the system.

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